Microsoft Research is now called "Microsoft Research Connections,"
"While our name is changing, our commitment to our previously established charter remains strong. Microsoft Research Connections is dedicated to supporting those who dream the impossible--inventing a better world one idea at a time. We build partnerships with the world's leading computer scientists and researchers. In the computer science world, we collaborate with the academic community in critical fields that'll shape the future of computing-including parallel programming, software engineering, and natural user interfaces," said Tony Hey cvp MRC.
Microsoft Research Connections will continue to:
- Collaborate with and support the inspiring work of the world's top academic researchers and institutions.
- Establish partnerships and develop technologies that fuel data-intensive scientific research to help solve some of the most urgent global challenges.
- Extend the Microsoft platform to the academic community so that the scientific community can use it to build and innovate.
- Provide fellowships, grants, and awards to help foster the next generation of world-class scientists who are critical to the future of scientific discovery.
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